Tammy Wynette and George Jones were Nashville royalty. Wynette married her third husband, Jones, in 1969 after meeting on tour, and the two would become a powerhouse couple, with over 30 number one singles and duets between them. It wouldn't last, however, and they were divorced in 1975. Starring Jessica Chastain as Tammy Wynette and Michael Shannon as George Jones, George & Tammy tells one of the greatest love stories in music. The series premieres December 9, 2022 on Showtime.
Another year, another A Christmas Carol adaptation. But rather than presenting the same story of Ebenezer Scrooge, Spirited flips the script and tells the Charles Dickens' classic from the perspective of the ghosts. Starring Ryan Reynolds, Will Ferrell, and Octavia Spencer, the modern musical is slated for release on Apple TV+ on November 18, 2022.
After nearly 13 years, James Cameron is finally going back to Pandora. The long-awaited Avatar sequel takes place a decade after the events of the original film to catch back up with the Sully family. Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldaña reprise their roles, while Sigourney Weaver returns in a new role, and Kate Winslet, Edie Falco, Jemaine Clement, and Vin Diese join the cast. Avatar: The Way of Water is slated for release on December 16, 2022.
Director Johana Hogg's fictional universe laid down in The Souvenir and The Souvenir: Part II expands with The Eternal Daughter. The character of Julie Hart reappears, this time with Tilda Swinton taking over as the older filmmaker — and playing her own mother, Rosalind. Julie takes her elderly mother back to her former family home — since converted into a vacant hotel — for a birthday trip. During the stay, the two must confront long-buried family secrets in the mysterious manor. The Eternal Daughter comes to theaters December 2, 2022.